The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 90 82 83
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.31% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 1.97% 0.79% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.08% +7.05%
XenServer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

System Software Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
152 126 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 15.83% 14.16% 18.65%
Number of salaries quoted 137 104 128
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £21,125 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XenServer across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

XenServer
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenServer across the Southampton region.

XenServer Salary Trend in Southampton

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing XenServer also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XenServer.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) SCOM
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
1 5 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 5 (100.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) EdgeSight
2 4 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) Wireshark
2 4 (80.00%) iSCSI
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (80.00%) AppSense
2 4 (80.00%) CCA
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix Certification

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing XenServer also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XenServer. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) Wireshark
2 4 (80.00%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Support
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix Support
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (20.00%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCA
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) VCP4
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
1 5 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (80.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Terminal Services
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) SCOM
2 4 (80.00%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) AppSense
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
Southampton, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday